Relic

What is Relic ?

Relic is (noun) 1. an object which has been left over from the past That cap is a relic of my time as a naval cadet. 2. relics parts of the body or possessions of a holy person, such as the bones of a saint The relics of the saint are kept in a gold casket in the cathedral.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level